Recreational Report
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MOUNT RAINIER RECREATIONAL FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
401 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW JUST OFFSHORE WILL BRING MORE
CLOUDS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS TO WESTERN WASHINGTON TONIGHT THROUGH
THIS WEEKEND BEFORE MOVING EAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON. AN OCCLUDED FRONT
COULD BRING SOME RAIN TO THE AREA LATE MONDAY. MOIST WESTERLY FLOW
ALOFT WILL PREVAIL THE REST OF NEXT WEEK FOR MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND
A CHANCE OF RAIN.

&&

.IMPACTS...STRONG SOUTH WINDS ALOFT NEAR THE TOP OF MOUNT RAINIER
FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT COULD POSE A HAZARD TO CLIMBERS. STRONG
WINDS CAN MAKE MOVEMENT DIFFICULT AND LOWER THE VISIBILITY AT
TIMES IN BLOWING SNOW.

&&

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 9000 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION
NEAR PARADISE UP TO 1 INCH. SNOW LEVEL NEAR 5500 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL NEAR
5500 FEET.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6000 FEET.

&&

TEMPERATURE AND WIND FORECASTS FOR SELECTED LOCATIONS.

                       FRI    FRI    SAT    SAT    SUN
                            NIGHT         NIGHT

SUMMIT   (14411 FT)      9      4      0      2      4
                      S 40   S 40  SW 25  SW 20   E 10

CAMP MUIR(10188 FT)     26     21     18     19     21
                      S 20  SW 20  SW 25  SW 20  SE 10

PARADISE  (5420 FT)     48     34     40     34     44
                      W 10   W 10  SW  5  SW  5   E  5

LONGMIRE  (2760 FT)     57     42     50     41     53
                     SW  5   N  5   E  5  NE  5   E  5

SUNRISE   (6400 FT)     46     29     37     30     41
                     NW  5  NW  5   S  5   S  5  SE  5

OHANAPECOSH (1914 FT)   58     40     51     38     53
                      S  5   E  5   S  5   CALM   W  5

++ TEMPERATURES AND WIND FOR THE SUMMIT AND CAMP MUIR ARE AVERAGE
   CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE FREE AIR AT THOSE ELEVATIONS.
++ TEMPERATURES FOR PARADISE, LONGMIRE, SUNRISE, AND OHANAPECOSH ARE
   THE EXPECTED HIGHS AND LOWS. WIND IS THE AVERAGE WIND EXPECTED
   DURING THAT PERIOD.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FREEZING LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SNOW LEVEL
NEAR 6500 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
SNOW LEVEL NEAR 6500 FEET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW
LEVEL NEAR 7500 FEET.

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